Symantec discovers 'most sophisticated' spying bug used by nations for cyber espionage
Symantec discovers 'most sophisticated' spying bug used by nations for cyber espionage

A leading computer security company has said that it has discovered one of the most sophisticated pieces of malicious software ever seen that has been used against a range of targets around the world for six years.

One in six smartphone users victim of cyber attack: Study
One in six smartphone users victim of cyber attack: Study

One in six smartphone users in the world have fallen prey to a cyber attack, reveals a new study, adding that 60 percent of smartphone users and almost half of tablet users are vulnerable to hacking as these devices have no protection against malicious software.

Firms experiencing drastic increase in new malicious software

Destructive software has been found to be reeling into organizations forcing them to lose their important data.

CryptoLocker scariest threat to PCs around the world

CryptoLocker, a ransomeware (a malicious computer software that threatens the users, usually for money or data) first appeared in September 2013, has reportedly emerged as a potent threat to PCs around the world.

`Global cyber war could be as destructive as atomic war`

A cyber war globally could cause destruction on the scale of an atomic war and lead to the death of millions, an online expert has warned.

Porn sites reject `growing malware risk` claim

Pornography websites have rejected claims that content on their website is putting visitors at risk of downloading malicious software.